Summary: Developed by the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary ehabilitation (AACVPR), "Guidelines for Pulmonary Rehabilitation Programs, Third Edition," is completely revised to help practitioners appreciate the theoretical base and understand the essential components of pulmonary rehabilitation. These updated guidelines feature program management procedures that will help physicians, clinical program directors, and specialists enhance their program ...show mores and assist their patients in establishing specific goals.
"Guidelines for Pulmonary Rehabilitation Programs, Third Edition," provides a scientific, practical framework to help practitioners do the following:
This new edition includes significant revision to the chapters on exercise assessment and training, patient outcome and assessment, and program management. It also contains new appendixes, including a comprehensive set of practical forms, guidelines, questionnaires, and assessment tools.
"Guidelines for Pulmonary Rehabilitation Programs, Third Edition," presents information in a user-friendly format for ease in applying the guidelines to patients. As such, this text is a must for AACVPR members, clinical program directors, and other pulmonary and subpulmonary specialists who are intent on building and maintaining accredited pulmonary care programs and providing the best care for their patients. ...show less